A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 87 km N of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (54 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2019086001. Event ids that are associated: pr2019086001. Exact location, longitude -68.3166° West, latitude 19.3641° North, depth = 72 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:58:44 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/03/19 / 2019-03-27 00:58:44 / March 27, 2019 @ 12:58 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 72 km (45 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km N of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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